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Palladium building, Downtown Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
+961 1 970 707
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“salad” (6 reviews)
“brochette” (2 reviews)
“steak” (4 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Palladium building, Downtown Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
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Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

I was here with a group of 11 coworkers celebrating a country visit. As an american I had a little trouble reading the French menu. When the primary waiter asked for my order he seemed more interested is pushing me along as fast as possible...More

Thank Jackthedog88
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

I asked for fine dining in Beirut and was recommended this restaurant. It is not fine dining you find in Michelin or hatted restaurants but nevertheless was very nice. The service was the best we have received in Beirut so far. The food is fresh...More

Thank Liza_n1
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Copy catting his B neighbor to a C resto.... But nothing went right. Ordinary ingredients Moody staff

1  Thank andrew s
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

One of the best French restaurants in Beirut. The decoration is sophisticated. The food is delicious and exceptionally fresh. Amazing selection of dessert. The service is excellent. Music is good.

Thank Amal F
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Its French food and Totally regular food, plain recipes, no subtlety or refinement whatsoever.the food and the decoration which is fair and easy to find a parking spot or valet.

Thank edgard_touma
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

The food was exceptional with a nice presentation and the portions are very generous. The good thing about Cocteau is the consistency in the food quality and the taste. I highly recommend this restaurant if you are looking for quality food

Thank Fadi L
Reviewed 17 August 2017

One of my best destinations for food in the city, Cocteau offers great dishes and great service, too. Never disappointed with this location. The menu is extensive so there will always be something for everybody.

Thank Naji E
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Food is excellent, service amazing, staff extremely friendly.... been there several times and will go again for sure. One thing you need to be careful about.. when ordering you wine, from the very rich and nice collection they have, ask if they have enough bottles...More

1  Thank William S
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Excellent steak. The service was high class. With the help of the manager, I only told them what kind of food and wine I wanted to have and let myself on their hands. The result: fantastic. It's now in my Beirut top 5 list.

Thank dnpsn
Reviewed 16 July 2017

cocteau is one of the classiest restaurant in beirut with a rich menu and a cozy setting …. it is located in the middle of downtown with outside seating available … great tasting and well presented dishes … good service … should visit .. with...More

Thank foodgemini
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Palladium building, Downtown Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
  • Location: Middle East  >  Lebanon  >  Beirut
  • Phone Number: +961 1 970 707
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